hepatolenticular degeneration


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Related to hepatolenticular degeneration: Wilson's disease, Kayser-Fleischer rings
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Noun1.hepatolenticular degeneration - a rare inherited disorder of copper metabolismhepatolenticular degeneration - a rare inherited disorder of copper metabolism; copper accumulates in the liver and then in the red blood cells and brain
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he·pa·to·len·tic·u·lar de·gen·er·a·tion

n. degeneración hepatolenticular.
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His medical history was significant for hepatolenticular degeneration, diagnosed 20 years ago, for which he took oral D-penicillamine.
Wilson disease (WD) or hepatolenticular degeneration is an autosomal recessive hereditary disease.
CHEN'S SON, YE HAIBIN, WAS DIAGNOSED WITH HEPATOLENTICULAR DEGENERATION 18 YEARS AGO, CHUTIAN METROPOLIS DAILY REPORTED YESTERDAY.